UFC 251 ao vivo: Usman vs Masvidal is a mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will take place on July 11, 2020 at the UFC Fight Island facility on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It was originally planned to take place on June 6 at Perth Arena in Perth, Australia.

UFC 251: Usman vs Masvidal
Saturday 11 July 2020
UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

UFC 251 will take place on July 11 in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the promotion officially announced.

UFC 251 has a new main event. After clearing many logistical hurdles over the weekend, Jorge Masvidal will step in on less than a week’s notice to face welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in Abu Dhabi on Sunday morning (Saturday night stateside). Both sides agreed to terms to the deal on Sunday and were flown to Las Vegas for their initial COVID-19 test. Both passed and are expected to board private jets to Yas Island on Monday, according to Ariel Helwani.

UFC 251 Fight Card

Weight class Fight
Welterweight Kamaru Usman (c) vs Jorge Masvidal
Featherweight Alexander Volkanovski (c) vs Max Holloway
Bantamweight Petr Yan vs José Aldo
Women’s Strawweight Jéssica Andrade vs Rose Namajunas
Women’s Flyweight Amanda Ribas vs Paige VanZant
Light Heavyweight Volkan Oezdemir vs Jiří Procházka
Welterweight Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs Muslim Salikhov
Featherweight Makwan Amirkhani vs Danny Henry
Lightweight Leonardo Santos vs Roman Bogatov
Heavyweight Marcin Tybura vs Alexander Romanov
Flyweight Raulian Paiva vs Zhalgas Zhumagulov
Women’s Bantamweight Karol Rosa vs Vanessa Melo
Bantamweight Davey Grant vs Martin Day